Work and Pensions
Ms Annabelle Ewing (Spokesperson (Social Security (SNP Shadow Scottish Minister); Education & Skills; Home Office; Law Officers; Work & Pensions); Perth, Scottish National Party)
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions pursuant to his oral answer of 13 December 2004, Official Report, column 1382, on women pensioners, how many (a) older elderly people and (b) women were in receipt of pension credit in Scotland on the latest date for which figures are available.
Mr Malcolm Wicks (Minister for pensions, Department for Work and Pensions; Croydon North, Labour)
1. Figures are rounded to the nearest five. 2. Figures are available for